High Sierra: Links

Learning about High Sierra

A good place to learn about the changes brought by High Sierra is Apple’s own web page:

https://www.apple.com/macos/high-sierra/

Just before High Sierra was released, iMore released a readable overview in the form of a High Sierra FAQ. After release, iMore published a review of High Sierra with more details and analysis.

Which Macs can run High Sierra?

In short, if a Mac can run Sierra, it can run High Sierra. But Apple’s definitive list is:

  • MacBook (Late 2009 or newer)
  • MacBook Pro (Mid 2010 or newer)
  • MacBook Air (Late 2010 or newer)
  • Mac mini (Mid 2010 or newer)
  • iMac (Late 2009 or newer)
  • Mac Pro (Mid 2010 or newer)

What about the upgrade process itself?

From TidBITS: Apple Starts Pushing High Sierra on Unsuspecting Mac Users 

From The Eclectic Light Company: When should you upgrade to High Sierra?

 And if you're not ready to upgrade, the Eclectic Light Company has a quick (but unsanctioned) way to stop the upgrade notifications in Are you being pestered to upgrade to High Sierra?